The feverish pace of cable/telephone company alliances got hotter Thursday with the announcement that Canadian-based BCE Telecom International will buy a 30% stake in Jones Intercable, the seventh…
Vowing to "take the project to the people," Orion Home Video announced an unprecedented all-out promotional campaign Thursday for the video distrib of the beleaguered, lawsuit-prone "Boxing Helena."
CBS has closed out its first November sweeps win in nine years, while the bigger picture shows a leveling off in network viewing -- a trend that's held during Nielsen surveys going back to 1991 after…
Media analyst Paul Kagan joked at the opening of the Western Cable Show that the event was the "first-ever Western Annual Telephone Convention."
ABC's regular lineup rebounded to win Tuesday after the web's only loss of the season, but the charge came too late, as CBS will claim its first November sweeps win since 1984 when final averages are…
Helen Mossler has been promoted to senior VP of talent and casting at Paramount Network TV. Before joining the studio, Mossler was an independent casting director from 1979-83. * * * Chrysalis Music…
Veteran Aussie production house Crawfords is restructuring to accommodate indie and overseas producers alongside in-house productions.
Former KABC-TV news anchor and magazine maven Chuck Henry has emerged as the front-runner to replace 12-year KNBC-TV vet John Beard, who starts Monday as an anchor for KTTV.
Daniel Petrie Jr. has been attached as director of the Pauly Shore starrer “London Calling.” The wrong director was named in Wednesday’s story about the Hollywood Pictures project.
Metropolitan Theatres has announced it will build a 10-screen theater complex in San Jacinto, continuing the stalwart Los Angeles-area exhibitor's expansion into outlying areas.